2018 is going to be an exciting year as we are going to see a ton of remarkable design trends in tiles. There will be bright colours, new large sizes, fascinating textures, marvellous metallics attractive geometric patterns and so much more.
One can never get tired of subway tiles, or backsplash or patterned tiles, but they have been overused. While they will always remain classic and never go out of style, exploring a different original set of designs will give you much-needed diversity in your tile selection. Use these designs to make your space inviting and interesting with the help of your interior expert or your own imagination to bring out your own unique style.
Some of the tiles are making a comeback as they were out of sight for long, while some of the tiles are given a brand-new life with a small alteration. These tiles are slowly and surely gaining popularity among interior experts due to their ease of use and high style quality.
Here’s a comprehensive lowdown on tile trends to watch out for in 2018.
Pastels and Bright Colours
Visually appealing shades of lavender, blush, pale yellow and sea green will see a swift rise in floor and wall tiles. Pastel and bright colours create a calming effect, which harmonises with other trends currently in vogue. One of the options is Terra-Cotta Tiles.
These rustic tiles are making a major comeback in a more modern and unexpected way. While the 70s saw these tiles in a dull tone, today they come in all shapes and sizes! The classic tile design is now available in a refreshing new twist – it comes in pastel colours, a large hexagon format and several different warmer tones.
Pattern trends and Creative Patchwork
Hand-drawn decor, raw and used effects, new effects and another patchwork on tiles is going to come in vogue. These beautiful designs with intricate designs earn second look wherever they are installed. It’s not only fun and fashionable, they give strong character with your choice. One of the options is Zellige tiles.
Upgrade your rooms with trendy Zellige tiles for instant and easy Morrocon appeal. These colourful and shiny tile is a popular choice among interior experts for its fresh look and its ease in transforming the space. Mostly used for showers and as backsplashes, complement these tiles with neutral colours for a striking head-turning look.
Tainted Glass Tiles
These beautiful tainted tiles look rich, lustrous and give your space a beautiful makeover in its own unique way. Decorate your bathrooms and kitchens in these glossy tiles for an uber stylish 2018.
Grid Coloured Tiles
Grid coloured tiles give your space a modern look with an easy retro graphic feel. Often available in bright shades like pinks and blues, you can ask for different colours for a contemporary feel.
Geometric Cement Tiles
Geometric cement tiles come in extensive collections of intricate patterns. They have been there for a long time and spruce up your space with ease. In 2018 we will see more of these tiles in cube and triangle shapes. The intricate designs will phase out.
Coloured Penny and Round Tiles
These beautiful tiles are available in soft pastel shades to give small spaces like bathrooms a moodier and soft feel. They easily lend a refreshing look where natural light is available enhancing the tiny space. Also available in rich and dark colours, floor-to-ceiling penny tile are low-maintenance while giving a dramatic look and feel.
These mosaic marble flooring tiles are a throwback to the art deco of the year 1920s. Making a strong comeback, these tiles give a solid artistic flair to your spaces while being a cheaper alternative. Also, they are easier to install making it a favourable option for designer tiles